Financial Accountant

Job Title: Financial Accountant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Blackburn, Lancashire
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + bonus, enhanced holidays and pension
Reference: 3827131_1593705038
Contact Name: Lucinda O'Neill
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 02, 2020 16:50

Job Description

Financial Accountant, Blackburn, progressive role, £30,000 - £40,000 + bonus and enhanced benefits

Your new company
This organisation is a large manufacturing business based in Blackburn, who are American owned. They are currently in a strong financial position and continue to grow, through their current product offering and new product development. Their team is commercial and dynamic, and have an ethos where they generally promote within so look for progressive and ambitious candidates.

Your new role
The Financial Accountant job will be responsible for supporting the development, maintenance and enhancement of all accounting processes and procedures for the business to ensure the preparation of timely and accurate financial statements, providing support with accounts receivable, accounts payable and other general accounting functions. The Financial Accountant job will also include partnering with managers across all functional areas within the business as well as corporate financial management.

What you'll need to succeed
Ideally you will have come from a large business, and have experience working on a large ERP based system such as SAP or JD Edwards, and have an understanding of GAAP, SOX, and have worked to strict deadlines as they currently operate on a 3 day month end close. This is a progressive role, so ideally you'll be looking to develop your own skills and progress your career, either qualified in the last few years or near the end of your studies (CIMA or ACCA)

What you'll get in return
You'll join an organisation who always look to develop and promote their own staff, they are known for paying their bonus which is up to 15% of your annual salary, and offer an enhanced benefits package. You'll start on 23 days holiday, with 4 additional days you can take in lieu for additional hours worked.

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call Lucinda O'Neill now on 07749045160

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